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Juncus bufonius

Toad rush at Dryandra St Woodland

Juncus bufonius at Dryandra St Woodland - 10 Nov 2020
Juncus bufonius at Dryandra St Woodland - 10 Nov 2020
Juncus bufonius at Dryandra St Woodland - 10 Nov 2020
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Identification history

Juncus bufonius 6 Feb 2021 MichaelMulvaney
Juncus bufonius 4 Dec 2020 RWPurdie
Unidentified 11 Nov 2020 ConBoekel

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This patch seems to be benefiting from a mix of a bare substrate and a wet spring. 140 estimated by counting a subset of ten and then multiplying that by the number of similar sized patches.

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RWPurdie wrote:
   4 Dec 2020
I'm not 100% sure of this one but the habit and habitat are typical of Juncus bufonis.

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Acacia genistifolia (Early Wattle) at Dryandra St Woodland - 13 Apr 2021 by Ned_Johnston Meritastis lythrodana (A tortrix or leafroller moth) at Dryandra St Woodland - 13 Apr 2021 by Ned_Johnston Eragrostis curvula (African Lovegrass) at Dryandra St Woodland - 6 Apr 2021 by Tapirlord Orgyia anartoides (Painted Apple Moth) at Dryandra St Woodland - 6 Apr 2021 by Ned_Johnston Melichrus urceolatus (Urn heath) at Dryandra St Woodland - 6 Apr 2021 by Tapirlord Poecilometis strigatus (Gum Tree Shield Bug) at Dryandra St Woodland - 6 Apr 2021 by Ned_Johnston Orgyia anartoides (Painted Apple Moth) at Dryandra St Woodland - 6 Apr 2021 by Ned_Johnston Missulena occatoria (Red-headed Mouse Spider) at Dryandra St Woodland - 29 Mar 2021 by ConBoekel Monophlebulus sp. (genus) (Giant Snowball Mealybug) at Dryandra St Woodland - 28 Mar 2021 by Ned_Johnston Threnosia heminephes (Halved Footman) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Mar 2021 by Ned_Johnston Phonognatha graeffei (Leaf-curling spider) at Dryandra St Woodland - 12 Mar 2021 by ConBoekel Nephila edulis (Golden orb weaver) at Dryandra St Woodland - 12 Mar 2021 by ConBoekel Trichoglossus moluccanus (Rainbow Lorikeet) at Dryandra St Woodland - 12 Mar 2021 by ConBoekel Solanum nigrum (Black-berry Nightshade) at Dryandra St Woodland - 12 Mar 2021 by ConBoekel Camponotus aeneopilosus (A Golden-tailed sugar ant) at Dryandra St Woodland - 12 Mar 2021 by ConBoekel Melolonthinae sp. (subfamily) (Cockchafer) at Dryandra St Woodland - 20 Jan 2021 by ConBoekel Dictyotus conspicuus (A shield or stink bug) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Dec 2020 by ConBoekel Araneinae (subfamily) (Orb weaver) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Dec 2020 by ConBoekel Phaulacridium vittatum (Wingless Grasshopper) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Dec 2020 by ConBoekel Amata (genus) (Handmaiden) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Dec 2020 by ConBoekel Amorbus sp. (genus) (Tip bug) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Dec 2020 by ConBoekel Paropsisterna octosignata (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Dec 2020 by ConBoekel Eleocharis acuta (Common Spike-rush) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Dec 2020 by ConBoekel Pogona barbata (Eastern Bearded Dragon) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Dec 2020 by ConBoekel Miridae sp. (family) (Unidentified plant bug) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Dec 2020 by ConBoekel Crocanthes glycina (A long-horned moth) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Dec 2020 by ConBoekel Dolophones sp. (genus) (Wrap-around spider) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Dec 2020 by ConBoekel Solanum cinereum (Narrawa Burr) at Dryandra St Woodland - 26 Nov 2020 by ConBoekel Pycnostictus seriatus (Common Bandwing) at Dryandra St Woodland - 25 Nov 2020 by Ned_Johnston Leptotarsus (Macromastix) costalis (Common Brown Crane Fly) at Dryandra St Woodland - 5 Nov 2020 by ConBoekel Lichenomphalia chromacea (Yellow navel) at Dryandra St Woodland - 29 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel Cassinia longifolia (Shiny Cassinia, Cauliflower Bush) at Dryandra St Woodland - 29 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel Crassula sieberiana (Austral Stonecrop) at Dryandra St Woodland - 29 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel Coprinellus etc. (An Inkcap) at Dryandra St Woodland - 29 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel Ellipsidion australe (Austral Ellipsidion cockroach) at Dryandra St Woodland - 29 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel Orobanche minor (Lesser Broomrape) at Dryandra St Woodland - 17 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel Cacomantis flabelliformis (Fan-tailed Cuckoo) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel Lomandra multiflora (Many-flowered Matrush) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel Brachyloma daphnoides (Daphne Heath) at Dryandra St Woodland - 2 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel Cheilanthes sieberi (Rock fern) at Dryandra St Woodland - 2 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel Acacia genistifolia (Early Wattle) at Dryandra St Woodland - 2 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Dryandra St Woodland - 2 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel Cryptandra amara (Bitter cryptandra) at Dryandra St Woodland - 2 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Dryandra St Woodland - 2 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel Eucalyptus rossii (Inland Scribbly Gum) at Dryandra St Woodland - 2 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel Juncus sp. (A rush) at Dryandra St Woodland - 2 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel Salpesia sp. (genus) (Salpesia Jumping Spider) at Dryandra St Woodland - 28 Sep 2020 by kasiaaus Philobota undescribed species near arabella (A concealer moth) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston Pycnostictus seriatus (Common Bandwing) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston Salticidae sp. 'Golden palps' (Unidentified jumping spider) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston Stylidium graminifolium (Grass Triggerplant) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston Rhytidosporum procumbens (White Rhytidosporum) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston Camponotus intrepidus (Flumed Sugar Ant) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston Cotula australis (Common Cotula, Carrot Weed) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston Grevillea alpina (Mountain Grevillea / Cat's Claws Grevillea) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston Dillwynia phylicoides (A Parrot-pea) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston Perga sp. (genus) (Sawfly or Spitfire) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston Pycnostictus seriatus (Common Bandwing) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston Pultenaea procumbens (Bush Pea) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel Dianella revoluta var. revoluta (Black-anther Flax Lily) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel Tricoryne elatior (Yellow Rush Lily) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel Gonocarpus tetragynus (Common Raspwort) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel Leptospermum multicaule (Teatree) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel Trifolium sp. (A Clover) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel Galium aparine (Goosegrass, Cleavers) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel Melichrus urceolatus (Urn heath) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel Cheilanthes austrotenuifolia (Rock fern) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel Billardiera scandens (Hairy Apple Berry) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel Lepidosperma laterale (Variable Sword Sedge) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel Cassinia quinquefaria (Cassinia) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel Einadia nutans (Climbing Saltbush) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel Clematis leptophylla (Small-leaf Clematis, Old Man's Beard) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel Erodium crinitum (Native Crowfoot) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel Pimelea linifolia (Slender Rice Flower) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by PeterR Pultenaea procumbens (Bush Pea) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by PeterR Dianella revoluta var. revoluta (Black-anther Flax Lily) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by PeterR Eucalyptus blakelyi (Blakely's Red Gum) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by PeterR Bossiaea buxifolia (Bush Pea) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by PeterR Exocarpos cupressiformis (Cherry Ballart) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by PeterR Cassinia quinquefaria (Cassinia) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by PeterR Einadia nutans (Climbing Saltbush) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by PeterR Themeda triandra (Kangaroo Grass) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by PeterR Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel Lissanthe strigosa subsp. subulata (Peach Heath) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel Leucopogon attenuatus (Small leaved beard heath) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel Pimelea linifolia subsp. linifolia (Queen of the Bush, Slender Rice-flower) at Dryandra St Woodland - 13 Aug 2020 by tpreston Grevillea alpina (Mountain Grevillea / Cat's Claws Grevillea) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Mar 2020 by PeterR Xerochrysum viscosum (Sticky everlasting) at Dryandra St Forest - 28 Oct 2015 by ibaird Goodenia hederacea subsp. hederacea (Ivy Goodenia, Forest Goodenia) at Dryandra St Forest - 18 Oct 2015 by ibaird Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Dryandra St Forest - 18 Oct 2015 by ibaird Stackhousia monogyna (Creamy Candles) at Dryandra St Forest - 18 Oct 2015 by ibaird Lomandra multiflora (Many-flowered Matrush) at Dryandra St Forest - 18 Oct 2015 by ibaird
Acacia genistifolia (Early Wattle) at Dryandra St Woodland - 13 Apr 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Meritastis lythrodana (A tortrix or leafroller moth) at Dryandra St Woodland - 13 Apr 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Eragrostis curvula (African Lovegrass) at Dryandra St Woodland - 6 Apr 2021 by Tapirlord
Orgyia anartoides (Painted Apple Moth) at Dryandra St Woodland - 6 Apr 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Melichrus urceolatus (Urn heath) at Dryandra St Woodland - 6 Apr 2021 by Tapirlord
Poecilometis strigatus (Gum Tree Shield Bug) at Dryandra St Woodland - 6 Apr 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Orgyia anartoides (Painted Apple Moth) at Dryandra St Woodland - 6 Apr 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Missulena occatoria (Red-headed Mouse Spider) at Dryandra St Woodland - 29 Mar 2021 by ConBoekel
Monophlebulus sp. (genus) (Giant Snowball Mealybug) at Dryandra St Woodland - 28 Mar 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Threnosia heminephes (Halved Footman) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Mar 2021 by Ned_Johnston
Phonognatha graeffei (Leaf-curling spider) at Dryandra St Woodland - 12 Mar 2021 by ConBoekel
Nephila edulis (Golden orb weaver) at Dryandra St Woodland - 12 Mar 2021 by ConBoekel
Trichoglossus moluccanus (Rainbow Lorikeet) at Dryandra St Woodland - 12 Mar 2021 by ConBoekel
Solanum nigrum (Black-berry Nightshade) at Dryandra St Woodland - 12 Mar 2021 by ConBoekel
Camponotus aeneopilosus (A Golden-tailed sugar ant) at Dryandra St Woodland - 12 Mar 2021 by ConBoekel
Melolonthinae sp. (subfamily) (Cockchafer) at Dryandra St Woodland - 20 Jan 2021 by ConBoekel
Dictyotus conspicuus (A shield or stink bug) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Dec 2020 by ConBoekel
Araneinae (subfamily) (Orb weaver) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Dec 2020 by ConBoekel
Phaulacridium vittatum (Wingless Grasshopper) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Dec 2020 by ConBoekel
Amata (genus) (Handmaiden) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Dec 2020 by ConBoekel
Amorbus sp. (genus) (Tip bug) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Dec 2020 by ConBoekel
Paropsisterna octosignata (Eucalyptus leaf beetle) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Dec 2020 by ConBoekel
Eleocharis acuta (Common Spike-rush) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Dec 2020 by ConBoekel
Pogona barbata (Eastern Bearded Dragon) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Dec 2020 by ConBoekel
Miridae sp. (family) (Unidentified plant bug) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Dec 2020 by ConBoekel
Crocanthes glycina (A long-horned moth) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Dec 2020 by ConBoekel
Dolophones sp. (genus) (Wrap-around spider) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Dec 2020 by ConBoekel
Solanum cinereum (Narrawa Burr) at Dryandra St Woodland - 26 Nov 2020 by ConBoekel
Pycnostictus seriatus (Common Bandwing) at Dryandra St Woodland - 25 Nov 2020 by Ned_Johnston
Leptotarsus (Macromastix) costalis (Common Brown Crane Fly) at Dryandra St Woodland - 5 Nov 2020 by ConBoekel
Lichenomphalia chromacea (Yellow navel) at Dryandra St Woodland - 29 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel
Cassinia longifolia (Shiny Cassinia, Cauliflower Bush) at Dryandra St Woodland - 29 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel
Crassula sieberiana (Austral Stonecrop) at Dryandra St Woodland - 29 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel
Coprinellus etc. (An Inkcap) at Dryandra St Woodland - 29 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel
Ellipsidion australe (Austral Ellipsidion cockroach) at Dryandra St Woodland - 29 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel
Orobanche minor (Lesser Broomrape) at Dryandra St Woodland - 17 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel
Cacomantis flabelliformis (Fan-tailed Cuckoo) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel
Lomandra multiflora (Many-flowered Matrush) at Dryandra St Woodland - 15 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel
Brachyloma daphnoides (Daphne Heath) at Dryandra St Woodland - 2 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel
Cheilanthes sieberi (Rock fern) at Dryandra St Woodland - 2 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel
Acacia genistifolia (Early Wattle) at Dryandra St Woodland - 2 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel
Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Dryandra St Woodland - 2 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel
Cryptandra amara (Bitter cryptandra) at Dryandra St Woodland - 2 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel
Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Dryandra St Woodland - 2 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel
Eucalyptus rossii (Inland Scribbly Gum) at Dryandra St Woodland - 2 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel
Juncus sp. (A rush) at Dryandra St Woodland - 2 Oct 2020 by ConBoekel
Salpesia sp. (genus) (Salpesia Jumping Spider) at Dryandra St Woodland - 28 Sep 2020 by kasiaaus
Philobota undescribed species near arabella (A concealer moth) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston
Pycnostictus seriatus (Common Bandwing) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston
Salticidae sp. 'Golden palps' (Unidentified jumping spider) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston
Stylidium graminifolium (Grass Triggerplant) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston
Rhytidosporum procumbens (White Rhytidosporum) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston
Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston
Camponotus intrepidus (Flumed Sugar Ant) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston
Cotula australis (Common Cotula, Carrot Weed) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston
Grevillea alpina (Mountain Grevillea / Cat's Claws Grevillea) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston
Dillwynia phylicoides (A Parrot-pea) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston
Perga sp. (genus) (Sawfly or Spitfire) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston
Pycnostictus seriatus (Common Bandwing) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Sep 2020 by tpreston
Pultenaea procumbens (Bush Pea) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel
Dianella revoluta var. revoluta (Black-anther Flax Lily) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel
Tricoryne elatior (Yellow Rush Lily) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel
Gonocarpus tetragynus (Common Raspwort) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel
Leptospermum multicaule (Teatree) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel
Trifolium sp. (A Clover) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel
Galium aparine (Goosegrass, Cleavers) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel
Melichrus urceolatus (Urn heath) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel
Cheilanthes austrotenuifolia (Rock fern) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel
Billardiera scandens (Hairy Apple Berry) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel
Lepidosperma laterale (Variable Sword Sedge) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel
Cassinia quinquefaria (Cassinia) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel
Einadia nutans (Climbing Saltbush) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel
Clematis leptophylla (Small-leaf Clematis, Old Man's Beard) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel
Erodium crinitum (Native Crowfoot) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel
Pimelea linifolia (Slender Rice Flower) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by PeterR
Pultenaea procumbens (Bush Pea) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by PeterR
Dianella revoluta var. revoluta (Black-anther Flax Lily) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by PeterR
Eucalyptus blakelyi (Blakely's Red Gum) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by PeterR
Bossiaea buxifolia (Bush Pea) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by PeterR
Exocarpos cupressiformis (Cherry Ballart) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by PeterR
Cassinia quinquefaria (Cassinia) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by PeterR
Einadia nutans (Climbing Saltbush) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by PeterR
Themeda triandra (Kangaroo Grass) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by PeterR
Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel
Wurmbea dioica subsp. dioica (Early Nancy) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel
Lissanthe strigosa subsp. subulata (Peach Heath) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel
Leucopogon attenuatus (Small leaved beard heath) at Dryandra St Woodland - 18 Sep 2020 by ConBoekel
Pimelea linifolia subsp. linifolia (Queen of the Bush, Slender Rice-flower) at Dryandra St Woodland - 13 Aug 2020 by tpreston
Grevillea alpina (Mountain Grevillea / Cat's Claws Grevillea) at Dryandra St Woodland - 22 Mar 2020 by PeterR
Xerochrysum viscosum (Sticky everlasting) at Dryandra St Forest - 28 Oct 2015 by ibaird
Goodenia hederacea subsp. hederacea (Ivy Goodenia, Forest Goodenia) at Dryandra St Forest - 18 Oct 2015 by ibaird
Bulbine bulbosa (Golden Lily) at Dryandra St Forest - 18 Oct 2015 by ibaird
Stackhousia monogyna (Creamy Candles) at Dryandra St Forest - 18 Oct 2015 by ibaird
Lomandra multiflora (Many-flowered Matrush) at Dryandra St Forest - 18 Oct 2015 by ibaird

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Cosmopolitan
  • Minor Weed or Pest

Sighting information

  • 140 Abundance
  • 10 Nov 2020 10:05 AM Recorded on
  • ConBoekel Recorded by

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  • 10cm to 30cm Plant height
  • True In flower

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